Dr. Jay Garten, MD

Dr. Jay Garten, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Jay Garten, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Douglasville, GA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University of Vermont / College of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.Read his story

8855 Hospital Dr Ste 101

Douglasville, GA 30134

Contact Information

(678) 784-5020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Garten performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Garten's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Garten's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Garten "A graduate of Dartmouth College, Dr. Garten received his medical degree from the University of Vermont College of Medicine in Burlington, VT. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine as well as a fellowship in gastroenterology at Emory University Affiliated Hospitals in Atlanta. Dr. Garten has been in private and group practices in the Atlanta area since 1986 and joined Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates in 2005. He is a member of the American College of Physicians, the American Gastroenterological Association, the American College of Gastroenterology, the Medical Association of Georgia, and the Cobb County Medical Society."

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

54  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of Vermont / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Grady Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Grady Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Emory University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Garten has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Garten's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garten to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Garten's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Everyone was super nice & friendly The PA took time to listen to me & explain next steps. Gave me a huge peace of mind. In this already stressful time. Felt like they cared when leaving. The physician was only in to meet me & then left.
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